Carndonagh Community School Monster Bingo €1000 Jackpot. Monster
bingo in the school’s Aras on Sunday 3rd December at 3.00 pm. 12
game book €13 including extra sheet. Double book and sheets €20.
Side prizes. Trolley hamper raffle. Refreshments available. Come
along and support the school.
Christmas Shoebox Appeal: Give the gift of joy for needy children
this year. Carndonagh drop off point is Supervalu. Leaflets
available in local shops. Call 087 256 4777 for more details.
Bethany Bereavement Support Group: Next drop in meeting will be
on Monday 11th Dec 2017 at 7 pm.
Confirmation will take place on Saturday 28th April 2018 at 11am
Volunteers are urgently needed for Lifeline (Inishowen) Domestic
Violence Service. Are you interested in becoming part of a team in
supporting families in Inishowen? For further information please
call 074 93 73337 from 10am to 1.30pm Monday - Friday or email
Colgan Community and Resource Centre: The committee of the Colgan
Hall are looking for new members. This committee has worked
tirelessly to make the hall the great community centre it has
become. We have a lot done but a lot still to do. Come along to the
hall and join our committee and be a part of great things to come.
First Communion will take place on Saturday 26th May 2018 at
Cemetery Sunday will be held 1st July, 2018.
'Follow the Star' to the Celtic Garden Christmas Trail at the IOSAS
Centre, Muff. An interactive family experience to recapture the true
spirit of Christmas and learn about some of the Christian stories
behind our favourite Christmas traditions. Sat 9th – Sun 10th Dec;
Fri 15th – Sun 17th Dec and Wed 20th Dec at 4pm, 5:30pm and 7pm.
Pre-booking essential. For booking and further information contact
the IOSAS Centre (00353) 74 9384866
Children in Crossfire: Advent boxes will be available at the doors
of the chapel from next weekend. Funds raised will provide vital
health care and nutrition to some of the world’s most vulnerable
children in Tanzania and Ethiopia.
IDP Computer Courses
Inishowen Development Partnership is offering the following courses,
subject to demand, in both Buncrana & Carndonagh.
Please call Katie at 074 93 62218 for more info or visit
Serenity House is offering a free counselling service every Friday
in Moville. Referrals from HSE, G.P. and others. For further
information telephone 0864515729.
Are you aged 65 or over? Then why not avail of our Free Internet
Training which can be provided in a variety of settings such as your
own home, libraries, day centres or community facilities. You will
be taught how to make use of the web, send email, Skype, banking
online, etc. For more information or to book a place contact Sinead
at Inishowen Development Partnership on 9362218.
Saddlerock Cycling Club meets on Sunday mornings 10 am, Tuesday
and Friday evenings at 7.30pm at Tul na Ri, Car Park, Carndonagh.
All levels of cyclists welcome. Great exercise and good banter.
Contact Brendan on 086 6031230 or Oliver on 087 6672896.
Inishowen Rural Transport Volunteer Car Scheme
Do you find it difficult to access affordable transport to attend
Do you find it difficult to travel on or access public transport?
Are you over 65 years of age?
If you would like to avail of the scheme or would like to learn more
about the scheme please contact Noreen Murphy on 074 93 22291 or
Cormac Skinnader or 087 9861606 at Inishowen Development
Partnership, St Mary’s Road, Buncrana.
The cancer support and social club meet in Milltown House
Carndonagh at 7.30 on the second Monday of every month. The group is
a friendly group and welcomes anyone who has been affected by a
cancer diagnosis, patient, carer, family member or friend. It is a
tough journey for everyone and sometimes sharing with others can
For further information contact Deirdre on 087 7634596 or Margaret
on 0863445066 any time.
The Friendly Face Befriending Scheme is aimed at further
reducing the social isolation of people over the age of 60yrs in the
Inishowen community through the matching of a volunteer befriender
with an individual who may feel socially isolated or vulnerable.
Volunteers will participate in comprehensive training and have Garda
Clearance before they are matched with a befriendee.
We are urgently seeking volunteers from all over Inishowen so if you
have a few hours to spare each week we would be very happy to hear
If you are interested in either using the service or becoming a
Volunteer Befriender or just require more information contact Liam
Hargan, Project Organiser on 07493 21598 or email:
Ceolan school of music is a newly established community
initiative for teaching music to children aged 6-18 years.
Our main focus is traditional Irish music. Tuition will be offered
in 1) whistle 2) fiddle 3) button accordion 4) piano accordion 5)
traditional singing. Tuition will also be available in other
instruments depending on demand: harp/ flute/ pipes /banjo /mandolin
/bouzouki /traditional piano accompaniment / introductory classical
violin / music theory.
Fees- €10 to enrol in the music school for the year. This covers
operational costs and provision of all teaching materials. Each
weekly lesson is €6/hour. Pupils will be divided into classes
depending on ability. Class numbers will be limited.
Classes will be held on Tuesday evenings in Moville Community
College. We have a limited stock of
fiddles that can be loaned out for a small fee. For further
information and to enrol: please contact Clodagh Warnock / Roisin Mc
Grory on 086 1522322.